Embassy of United States of America in San José

Information about the United States of America Embassy located in San José, opening hours, contact information, location and frequently asked questions about this Embassy in San José

Office Embassy of United States of America in San José
Location WVVG+39G, C. 98, Favorita Sur, San José, Costa Rica
Phone +50625192000
Website https://cr.usembassy.gov

Hours

The hours of the United States of America Embassy in the San José are as follows:

Monday 8 AM–4:30 PM
Tuesday 8 AM–4:30 PM
Wednesday 8 AM–4:30 PM
Thursday 8 AM–4:30 PM
Friday 8 AM–4:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Location

The address of the United States of America Embassy in San José is located on WVVG+39G, C. 98, Favorita Sur, San José, Costa Rica.

Do you need GPS coordinates to go to the Embassy of United States of America in San José?
Latitude: 99,426,773 | Longitude: -841,240,419

Frequent questions

Answers to the most frequently asked questions about requesting an appointment at the United States of America in San José.

What is the phone number?

To contact, request an appointment or request information you must call the phone number +50625192000.

How to make an appointment online?

From the official website of the United States of America Embassy in San José, or by clicking here.

Consular formalities

  • Renew or apply for passports: You can renew your passport of United States of America or apply for a new one if you’ve lost it while abroad.
  • Obtain visas and residency permits: Consulates can assist you in obtaining visas and residency permits for United States of America to San José.
  • Register births and marriages: If you have a child abroad or get married in a foreign country, the consulate of United States of America in San José can help you register these events.
  • Emergency assistance: This consulate of United States of America provide assistance in emergencies such as detention, hospitalization, or loss of belongings in San José.
  • Legalize documents: Consulate can authenticate documents like notarized powers of attorney or academic degrees for recognition in United States of America.
  • Vote in elections of United States of America: Some consulates allow citizens to vote in national elections while abroad.
  • Guidance and counseling: Consulates offer information on local laws, customs, medical services, and other aspects of life in San José.
  • Certificates and document notarization: Consulate can issue certificates, authenticate documents, and perform notarial functions.
  • Repatriation in emergencies: In situations like natural disasters or conflicts, consulate can help citizens return to United States of America.
  • Assistance in case of lost or stolen documents: If you lose your United States of America passport or other vital documents, the consulate can assist in obtaining replacements and offer guidance.

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